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Stagflation and Jimmy Carter

By

Mark Thirlwell

25 February 2008 12:16

Perhaps Sam shouldn’t feel too defensive about his post linking Jimmy Carter and stagflation.  Paul Krugman’s column in the NY Times last Friday did the same thing, although Krugman does provide something of a modest defence for Carter’s economic record.